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  • Friendly Favors

    The Evolution of Money and Its Potential to Improve Humanity

    Presenter
    Thomas Greco
    • Oct 30, 2014
    • Petaluma, CA

    Potluck dinner followed with a presentation by a world expert who understands what money really is. It will include an overview of the most promising new exchange systems and what is needed to locally start a sustainable mutual credit. more...

  • Workshop

    A Shaman’s Way of Being

    12 Step Spirituality: A Traditional Medicine Path

    Presenter
    Shari BaDu
    • Oct 23, 2014 – Oct 26, 2014
    • Petaluma, CA

    This workshop will provide you with practical multi-dimensional solutions that will act as your guide through a mystical healing adventure. This modern day map of 12 Step Spirituality is a Traditional Medicine Path, steeped in ancient insights, which play a vital role in the self-mastery, ethics, and integrity required for an effective practice. more...

  • Workshop

    Conscious Aging: Age-ing to Sage-ing

    Group Exploration and Reflections - Meeting 8 of 8

    Facilitators
    Cathy Coleman, PhD Co-Facilitator, Rose Welch Co-Facilitator
    • Oct 16, 2014
    • San Anselmo, CA
    Join us for a lively exploration of conscious aging through inspiration, dialogue, writing, and group sharing to:
    •  Claim Your Elderhood
    •  Embrace Self-Compassion & Authenticity
    •  Align Relationships
    •  Engage in a Life Review
    •  View Life and Death as a Spiritual Journey
    •  Surrender Gracefully and Enjoy Happiness
    •  Create A New Vision of Aging

    Workshop ...
  • Weekend Workshop

    Fall Women’s Forgiveness Retreat

    Presenter
    Eileen Barker
    • Oct 16, 2014 – Oct 19, 2014
    • Petaluma, CA

    Come and immerse yourself in the healing energy of forgiveness. Bring your greatest challenges. Leave with more love, wholeness, and inner peace than you may have imagined was possible! more...

  • Workshop

    Dreaming in Nature

    Integrating Qigong, Guided Meditation, and Dream Work

    Presenters
    Khaleghl Quinn, PhD, Darlene DeRose
    • Oct 11, 2014
    • Petaluma, CA

    Join us as we gather in the Oak Grove to work with dreams, supported by the beauty and wisdom of the natural world. more...

  • Workshop

    Conscious Aging: Age-ing to Sage-ing

    Group Exploration and Reflections - Meeting 7 of 8

    Facilitators
    Cathy Coleman, PhD Co-Facilitator, Rose Welch Co-Facilitator
    • Oct 9, 2014
    • San Anselmo, CA
    Join us for a lively exploration of conscious aging through inspiration, dialogue, writing, and group sharing to:
    •  Claim Your Elderhood
    •  Embrace Self-Compassion & Authenticity
    •  Align Relationships
    •  Engage in a Life Review
    •  View Life and Death as a Spiritual Journey
    •  Surrender Gracefully and Enjoy Happiness
    •  Create A New Vision of Aging

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  • Special Event

    Full Moon Labyrinth Walk

    October 2014

    Sponsor
    Veriditas
    • Oct 8, 2014
    • Petaluma, CA

    Veriditas, in partnership with IONS EarthRise Retreat Center, is offering Full Moon Labyrinth Walks. There is no cost for this hour-long event.

  • Special Event

    Full Moon Drumming Circle

    October 2014

    Presenter
    Jason K. Norris, PhD(c)
    Sponsor
    Lucid Drum
    • Oct 8, 2014
    • Petaluma, CA

    Come celebrate the Full Moon at EarthRise at IONS with our monthly drumming circle, facilitated by Jason K. Norris, founder of Lucid Drum! No experience is necessary, and all ages and levels are encouraged to participate.

  • Workshop

    Conscious Aging: Age-ing to Sage-ing

    Group Exploration and Reflections - Meeting 6 of 8

    Facilitators
    Cathy Coleman, PhD Co-Facilitator, Rose Welch Co-Facilitator
    • Oct 2, 2014
    • San Anselmo, CA
    Join us for a lively exploration of conscious aging through inspiration, dialogue, writing, and group sharing to:
    •  Claim Your Elderhood
    •  Embrace Self-Compassion & Authenticity
    •  Align Relationships
    •  Engage in a Life Review
    •  View Life and Death as a Spiritual Journey
    •  Surrender Gracefully and Enjoy Happiness
    •  Create A New Vision of Aging

    Workshop ...
  • Workshop

    The Lightbearers ReUnion

    The Great Unveil

    Presenter
    Laura Taylor Jensen, MA, AHLB
    • Oct 2, 2014 – Oct 5, 2014
    • Petaluma, CA

    Come and enjoy 4 days and 3 nights dedicated to renewing, recalibrating and realigning your body, mind and purpose, with some of the most adept alchemists, healers and wisdom sharers of our time. more...

  • Weekend Workshop

    After the Honeymoon Fall Retreat

    Fall - In Love - Erotic Partnership Retreat

    • Sep 26, 2014 – Sep 28, 2014
    • None

    Erotic Partnership Retreat in California

    Are you looking for a weekend workshop that will help you improve your relationship overall and lead to a better sex life? Do you want to remember the depth of your love and then take it further?

    This retreat starts with emotional connection, offers a ...

  • Weekend Workshop

    Jean Houston Presents Regenesis of Women

    Mystics, Healers, Warriors and Clowns

    Presenter
    Jean Houston
    • Sep 26, 2014 – Sep 28, 2014
    • None

    How are we doing as women?  Not just as a woman, but as women?

    In this powerful weekend program, Jean Houston takes students into a realm of possibility that is seldom visited.  You’ll have a chance to change your family, cultural and historical perceptions by radically expanding the context ...

  • Workshop

    Conscious Aging: Age-ing to Sage-ing

    Group Exploration and Reflections - Meeting 5 of 8

    Facilitators
    Cathy Coleman, PhD Co-Facilitator, Rose Welch Co-Facilitator
    • Sep 25, 2014
    • San Anselmo, CA
    Join us for a lively exploration of conscious aging through inspiration, dialogue, writing, and group sharing to:
    •  Claim Your Elderhood
    •  Embrace Self-Compassion & Authenticity
    •  Align Relationships
    •  Engage in a Life Review
    •  View Life and Death as a Spiritual Journey
    •  Surrender Gracefully and Enjoy Happiness
    •  Create A New Vision of Aging

    Workshop ...
  • Workshop

    Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction 5-day Teacher Training

    Presenters
    Susan Woods, MSW, LICSW, Char Wilkins, MSW, LICSW
    • Sep 20, 2014 – Sep 26, 2014
    • Petaluma, CA

    This intense 5-day retreat training is highly interactive. In the first part of the training, trainees will experience the Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) program. In the second half of the training, trainees will be given the opportunity to practice teaching various components of the MBSR program under the supervision and guidance of the teachers. more...

  • HAAS Institute for Fair and Inclusive Society

    • Sep 19, 2014 – Sep 20, 2014
    • None

    This is a private event

  • Weekend Workshop

    The Secret of Meditation for Holistic Health

    With Swami Nityamuktananda Saraswati

    Course Creator
    Yoga Community
    • Sep 19, 2014 – Sep 21, 2014
    • None

    Each day, human beings are bombarded by massive amounts of stimuli which overtaxes the nervous system causing a stress response in the physical body. The build up of stress in the body can cause anxiety, depression and various physical illnesses. The good news is that the regular practice of meditation ...

  • Friendly Favors

    Re-visioning Origins

    From Cosmogenesis to Life's Emergence; from Eleusis to the Evolution of Civilization

    Presenter
    Bruce Damer, PhD
    • Sep 18, 2014
    • Petaluma, CA

    Potluck dinner followed with a presentation by an interdisciplinary scientist working with NASA, UCSC, and the visionary community as he seeks insight into key challenges in science and society, tracks the evolution of computers, cyberspace, consciousness and its altering, all to aid in the future of the human enterprise.

  • Workshop

    Conscious Aging: Age-ing to Sage-ing

    Group Exploration and Reflections - Meeting 4 of 8

    Facilitators
    Cathy Coleman, PhD Co-Facilitator, Rose Welch Co-Facilitator
    • Sep 18, 2014
    • San Anselmo, CA
    Join us for a lively exploration of conscious aging through inspiration, dialogue, writing, and group sharing to:
    •  Claim Your Elderhood
    •  Embrace Self-Compassion & Authenticity
    •  Align Relationships
    •  Engage in a Life Review
    •  View Life and Death as a Spiritual Journey
    •  Surrender Gracefully and Enjoy Happiness
    •  Create A New Vision of Aging

    Workshop ...
  • Embrace Your Earthbody

    Retreat and Somatic Ecotherapy Workshop

    Presenters
    Ariana Candell, MFT, R-DMT, Andrea Livingston, MA, Alexis Lyon, MFT, Niralli D’Costa, MFT
    • Sep 13, 2014
    • Petaluma, CA

    Calling all courageous therapists, healers and visionaries: Are you ready to take the next step to enrich your client work, by including the healing powers of the Earth?

    In Embrace Your EarthBody retreat you will learn how to:

    • Explore and overcome what keeps you from connecting to the Earth and ...
  • Workshop

    Conscious Aging: Age-ing to Sage-ing

    Group Exploration and Reflections - Meeting 3 of 8

    Facilitators
    Cathy Coleman, PhD Co-Facilitator, Rose Welch Co-Facilitator
    • Sep 11, 2014
    • San Anselmo, CA
    Join us for a lively exploration of conscious aging through inspiration, dialogue, writing, and group sharing to:
    •  Claim Your Elderhood
    •  Embrace Self-Compassion & Authenticity
    •  Align Relationships
    •  Engage in a Life Review
    •  View Life and Death as a Spiritual Journey
    •  Surrender Gracefully and Enjoy Happiness
    •  Create A New Vision of Aging

    Workshop ...

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